Initiative launched to help young people on Letterkenny’s street

A project to reduce the risks faced by young people on the streets of Letterkenny is being launched tonight to coincide with the release of Junior Cert results.

The Letterkenny Youth and Family Service is setting up a gazebo close to a night club in town, offering water, tea and biscuits to young people who may be dehydrated due to alcohol or other substances.

A free shuttle bus is also being offered, with spokesperson Garry Glennon saying this is an attempt to provide support to young people in their environment and on their terms............